Drivers are 23 times more likely to be involved in a collision if they text while driving, according to a Virginia Tech study. Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter Matt Richtel's new book "A Deadly Wandering" examines the repercussions of one fatal texting-and-driving accident. He joins us to discuss the risks of multitasking while driving.
- More: About the book "A Deadly Wandering" (Indiebound)
- More: "Attention Must Be Paid" (NYTimes Sunday Book Review)
- More: Distracted Driving and the Risks of Ride-Hailing Services Like Uber (NYTimes) - article Matt referenced during the show